Example Beancount file ▾Equity:Opening-Balances (Last entry: 2015-01-01)

  1. Date F Narration/Payee Position Price Cost Change Balance

  2. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Liabilities:US:Chase:Slate' (Summarization) 1131.96 USD
    -3490.53 USD

  3. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Opening-Balances' (Summarization) -4622.49 USD

  4. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Equity:Earnings:Previous' (Summarization) 50694.74 USD
    8400.00 IRAUSD
    39 VACHR
    -4622.49 USD

  5. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:VBMPX' (Summarization) -16560.29 USD
    -55317.23 USD
    -8400.00 IRAUSD
    -39 VACHR

  6. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:RGAGX' (Summarization) -24839.79 USD
    -38756.94 USD
    -8400.00 IRAUSD
    -39 VACHR

  7. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Vanguard:Cash' (Summarization) 0.07 USD
    -13917.15 USD
    -8400.00 IRAUSD
    -39 VACHR

  8. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Hoogle:Vacation' (Summarization) -39 VACHR
    -13917.22 USD
    -8400.00 IRAUSD
    -39 VACHR

  9. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:Federal:PreTax401k' (Summarization) -8400.00 IRAUSD
    -13917.22 USD
    -8400.00 IRAUSD

  10. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VHT' (Summarization) -1025.19 USD
    -13917.22 USD

  11. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:VEA' (Summarization) -2159.12 USD
    -12892.03 USD

  12. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:ITOT' (Summarization) -1059.48 USD
    -10732.91 USD

  13. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:GLD' (Summarization) -2090.00 USD
    -9673.43 USD

  14. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:ETrade:Cash' (Summarization) -2336.98 USD
    -7583.43 USD

  15. 2016-04-30 S Opening balance for 'Assets:US:BofA:Checking' (Summarization) -5246.45 USD
    -5246.45 USD

  16. 1980-05-12 Open